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Salt Lake County News

Public fast-charger for electric vehicles goes ‘live’ at county government center

The first ever fast-charging electric car station for public use along the Wasatch Front unveiled at county government center.


Mayor, Council Launch Motorist, Cyclist Safety Effort for Emigration Canyon

The resolution creates a motorist, cyclist working group to study issues and come up with solutions


County Commits Money To Anti-Gang Fight

Regional effort money will be used to coordinate campaign against gangs.


Mayor McAdams' 2014 Utah Legislature Wrap-Up

Mayor McAdams is happy to report that some issues he cares strongly about - on behalf of SLCo residents - moved forward


Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation Receives 12 Honors at URPA Conference

The Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation Division was recognized and honored Tuesday evening at the annual Utah Recreation and Parks Association awards


Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation Director retires after 28 years of service to county residents

Michele Nekota, Director of Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation, has announced her retirement effective March 31, 2014. Nekota retires after 28 years of service with the county; she was named director of the Parks and Recreation division in 2009.


New convention hotel moving forward

Mayor Ben McAdams' supports a Utah bill for convention facilities and a privately-developed convention hotel adjacent to the Salt Palace Convention Center.


County To Study Bike Safety in Emigration Canyon


Salt Lake County Youth Services Turns Forty Years Young

Salt Lake County Youth Services is hosting a 40th anniversary celebration to honor Salt Lake County for its contribution and support to youth and families since 1974.


Mayor McAdams Rallies County Residents Around “The Future We Choose”

Mayor McAdams urged residents to build on the solid foundation of a fiscally healthy County government...


County Aging Services Name Change

The Aging Services Division has changed its name to Aging and Adult Services.